The Missed Chances: Victoria Climbie, Baby P, now Daniel Pelka – how could it happen again? – The Independent

Posted August 2nd, 2013 in child abuse, children, news, police, social services, teachers by sally

“On his last day of school, Daniel Pelka was desperate for food. While other children made shapes with play jelly, he tried to eat it. He plucked a half-eaten pear from a bin and then grubbed around in a sandpit for dried beans that he tried to eat. Two days later, the four-year-old was dead.”

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The Independent, 1st August 2013